The Providence Healthy Communities Office (HCO) is the City’s lead agency for health policy, health promotion and substance use disorder prevention. The HCO works to ensure that Providence residents have equitable access to the resources they need to lead healthy lives.
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To access health insurance, health services or assistance with other social services, dial *211 from your cellular phone.
For assistance with Providence city services, dial *311 from your cellular phone.
If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide, or is experiencing a mental health or substance use crisis, call 988.
When you need police, fire, or rescue, or have a medical emergency such as an overdose, call 911.
Are you seeking in-patient or residential treatment for mental health or substance use disorder services? Visit the RI Behavioral Health Open Beds (RI BHOB) website by clicking here.
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